Entertainment in Merritt BC Canada is a vibrant and exciting collection of art, performing arts, live music and culture. The entertainment atmosphere in Merritt is continually adding assorted genres of music, experimenting with various performing arts shows, comedy shows and a string of live entertainment choices. There is always something for everyone to enjoy.
Several recreational, community, entertainment venues and events in Merritt attract and offer individuals and families live entertainment. All the entertainment and local entertainment venues showcase BC and Canada’s proud music heritage and live performing arts. Live entertainment is a unifying force. It bridges language, culture, geographic and economic barriers in the Nicola Valley.
"Music Festivals" Merritt hosts two large very popular music festivals - Rockin River Music Festival (country music) and Base Coast (electronic music). The events combined attract tens of thousands of visitors to the community to embrace our culture of music. Merritt’s stunning scenery, attractive climate and geographic location enhances the unique experience for festival goers.
"Open Mic" Take a moment and visit some of our local outdoor venues, coffee shops and/or pubs on certain nights or weekends and you just may be finding yourself sitting down and staying awhile so to enjoy some local music, poetry, authors and storytelling.
"Outdoor Venues" Time your visit right and you may get a chance to enjoy some Merritt entertainment downtown on our open air stage at Spririt Square or venture out to the Rotary Park band shell or amphitheatre and enjoy a concert, dance and/or performance.